Collections: Indoor Plants
Botanical name :
S.N : Purple Sedum
C.N : Callisia repens purpurea
Category of plant :
Plant description :
A Turtle Vine is belongs to Commelinaceae or Wandering Jew family and native of America.
Fast growing plant with long pendent slender vines.
Leaves are closely held, are waxy, fresh purple-green, oval shaped and 1 to 1.5 cm long.
In planted in beds or pot water should not stand or stagnated even a little.
Climatic condition and soil type :
It requires good water draining soil to grow well.
It grows well in semi shade area or place.
Plant habit :
Semi spreading type
Plant Specifications :
Plant Height or length:
Less than 50 cms
Plant Spread or Width:
50 cms to 100 cms
Water schedule :
Twice a weekly interval.
The soil moisture should always be monitored, as should the plant's hydration levels, at all times. Not too much water.
Plant protection :
Use any organic manures for its good growth. Farm yard manure, Vermi-compost. Application of Boon(19:19:19)@5 gram/litre of water.
Special Features :
Popular in hanging baskets and as a ground cover.